Russia poses danger to Czech Republic, EU: Czech Foreign Minister

21:55, 24 November 2018
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In an interview with Czech Radio, Petříček said Moscow was increasingly assertive and represented a danger as it was spreading disinformation and employing various hybrid threats, Radio Praha wrote on November 24.

The official added that Russia poses a genuine risk to the Czech Republic and other European Union states.

Petříček believes that one cannot stand idly by and wait. The country should tackle such threats more effectively.

According to the minister, it is necessary to deepen strategic communication and strengthen the country's ability to fight disinformation, and within the EU as a whole.

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